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Aussie captain labels himself 'weak link' in ODI series defeat  The Sydney Morning Herald

Aaron Finch hopes an enforced break from international cricket will help him work through his technical shortcomings, conceding he was the weak link in an ...

The Sydney Morning Herald
Jasprit Bumrah has best yorker in world cricket: Wasim Akram  Times of India

Cricket News: Back in his time, he knew a thing or two about bowling 'toe-crushers' and no wonder Wasim Akram is all praise for Jasprit Bumrah's ability to bowl ...

Times of India
'Cricket in West Indies an expensive business but passion for the sport still exists'  The Telegraph

Johnny Grave, the English chief executive of Cricket West Indies, bridles at suggestions his board no longer take first-class and Test cricket seriously.

The Telegraph
Women's Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers & Brisbane Heat win dramatic semi-finals  BBC Sport

Sydney Sixers will face Brisbane Heat in the Women's Big Bash League final after both semi-finals go to the last ball - and one is decided by a super over.

BBC Sport
Cricket a special part of my life but not the most important thing: Virat Kohli  India Today

India captain Virat Kohli said priority will be family after he retires from international cricket.

India Today
Sri Lanka faces Cricket Australia XI in tour match, live scoreboard from day three in Hobart  ABC News

Sri Lanka is batting again as its three-day warm-up match against the CA XI moves toward a conclusion — earlier, Kurtis Patterson scores a second century as ...

ABC News
South Africa vs Pakistan - Highlights & Stats  SkySports

Preview followed by live coverage of the January 19th 2019 cricket match between South Africa and Pakistan - commentary, stats, photos, videos, scores ...

SkySports
Patterson impresses in Hobart tour match  cricket.com.au

Marnus Labuschagne struck a fifty to underline his readiness for the Domain Test series but Kurtis Patterson's second century of the Cricket Australia XI match ...

cricket.com.au
MCA's decision to ban 14-year-old cricketer is disturbing  Times of India

Cricket News: Showing great hurry in initiating "strictest action" for alleged misconduct, the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) has banned a 14-year-old ...

Times of India
All-round Stoinis sinks the Renegades  cricket.com.au

Allrounder performs with the ball and bat to move the Stars off the bottom of the BBL|08 table.

cricket.com.au
Scheduling squeeze forces Ashes re-think  cricket.com.au

Peter Handscomb discusses his new role in Australia's one-day side, his Ashes hopes and the prospect of wicketkeeping ahead of the World Cup.

cricket.com.au
Cricket World Cup 2019 tickets being resold for more than £12,000  BBC Sport

Cricket World Cup organisers are prepared to take legal action against secondary ticketing sites, with some 2019 tickets being offered at 104 times face value.

BBC Sport
This is how you play cricket when you can't see  ABC News

When Steffan Nero's vision started to decline when he was a teenager, he feared he would never play cricket again — now he's got a baggy green.

ABC News
Cricket Australia XI vs Sri Lanka, live stream day three  Fox Sports

Sri Lanka has secured a draw in their Test series warm-up match in Hobart, avoiding another setback following a winless tour of New Zealand.

Fox Sports
Commissioners nix drive-thru near Cricket Hollow  Daily Commercial

EUSTIS — City commissioners nixed the possibility of a drive-thru restaurant on a vacant lot located at the northwest corner of Orange Avenue and Cricket ...

Daily Commercial
‘Australia’s cricket is low on confidence,’ says Adam Gilchrist after ODI series defeat against India  Times Now

Former Australian wicket-keeper batsman Adam Gilchrist has said that Australian cricket is low on confidence and are struggling because of that. Gilchrist further ...

Times Now
Sixers through after super over epic  cricket.com.au

Ellyse Perry shone with bat and ball as the Sixers prevailed over the Renegades in a thrilling Rebel WBBL semi-final in Sydney.

cricket.com.au
Need A teams to improve Pakistan women cricket standards: Mark Coles  Geo News

KARACHI: Mark Coles, the head coach of Pakistan's women cricket team, has called for the formation of an 'A' team in an attempt to improve Pakistan's ...

Geo News
Cricket: Supreme Court to rule on Indian players suspended for remarks about women  Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Supreme Court has been asked to decide the future of two international cricketers suspended for their comments about women in ...

Reuters
Brendon McCullum hits out at Sydney Thunder after requesting Cricket Australia award them maximum points following light fiasco at The Gabba  Fox Sports

The fallout from Thursday night's controversial “no result” at The Gabba has continued, after Brisbane Heat batsman Brendon McCullum hit out at Sydney ...

Fox Sports
Mark Reason: Lads being lads no crime  Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: India cricket and Gillette need to stop sweating the small stuff, writes Mark Reason.

Stuff.co.nz
England in West Indies: Chris Woakes takes 3-31 in warm-up match  BBC Sport

Chris Woakes claimed 3-31 as England took 11 wickets on the final day of their warm-up match against a Cricket West Indies President's XI in Barbados.

BBC Sport
RCA names cricket team for Nigeria Tour  The New Times

Rwanda Cricket Association (RCA) has released a final list of fourteen female cricketers that comprise the national team ahead of the 2019 Nigeria tour.

The New Times
Gordon Hollins: ECB name new managing director of county cricket  BBC Sport

Gordon Hollins is named as the England and Wales Cricket Board's first managing director of county cricket.

BBC Sport
Teenage Mumbai cricketer Musheer Khan banned for 3 years  Indiatimes.com

Cricket News: Taking stern action after receiving a complaint of 'inappropriate behaviour' against him by a teammate, the Mumbai Cricket Association banned ...

Indiatimes.com
The Latest: Cricket star Kohli meets Federer at Aussie Open  Coeur d'Alene Press

Virat Kohli made a quick transition from cricket to tennis to meet Roger Federer and watch Novak Djokovic in action at the Australian Open.

Coeur d'Alene Press
Sean Ervine: Former Hampshire and Zimbabwe cricketer hoping to become professional golfer  BBC Sport

Meet the former Zimbabwe Test cricketer hoping to start his second sporting career in professional golf.

BBC Sport
Cricket: Malaysian cricketer Mas Elysa steals show with three T20 world records  The Star Online

SEPANG: Youngster Mas Elysa Yasmin Zulkifli surprised even herself by breaking three world records in Twenty20 cricket.

The Star Online
Handscomb Currently Focused on Excelling in White Ball Cricket  News18

Australian batsman Peter Handscomb is now focusing only on his performances in white ball cricket after finishing as the second-highest run-getter for the home ...

News18
Howzat! Cricket fan Barty bowls into Open Round 4  Sport24

Ash Barty bounced Maria Sakkari from the Australian Open and revealed she planned to celebrate by watching the Australian cricket team in action against ...

Sport24
Cricket’s American dream remains as USA welcomed back into ICC fold  The Guardian

Was that a whiff of fatted calf we could smell this week? The USA finally returned to the cricketing fold, three years after being kicked out of the ICC for behaviour ...

The Guardian
Horror start for Aussie Test hopefuls  cricket.com.au

Australia's Test aspirants have done little to further their Baggy Green ambitions on the opening afternoon of the tour match with Sri Lanka with the ...

cricket.com.au
WATCH | Can Play White-ball Cricket and Want to for India - Pujara  News18

If you look at my List A cricket, the way I have batted the number of runs that I have scored is very good and when I played white ball cricket for Yorkshire last ...

News18
ICC Cricket World Cup match tickets being 20 times their original price  Samaa Digital

Tickets costing £150 are being sold online for £3280.

Samaa Digital
'Want India to be a superpower in Test cricket' – Virat Kohli  International Cricket Council

Virat Kohli has laid out his vision for the Indian team, saying he wants them to be a superpower in the sport, and that the size of India's fanbase could make Test ...

International Cricket Council
Indian cricket is run by people who can’t stop fighting & think Croatia won FIFA World Cup  ThePrint

Email exchange between Vinod Rai and Diana Edulji, who have been at loggerheads on almost all issues facing BCCI, reveals personal slurs & lack of ...

ThePrint
Faulkner fires Canes to famous victory  cricket.com.au

The Finisher blasts 16 runs from three balls in clutch final over to seal victory for BBL ladder-leaders at Perth Stadium.

cricket.com.au
Is the MS Dhoni debate settled for now?  Times of India

Cricket News: Has Mahendra Singh Dhoni settled the debate over his place in the Indian ODI side for good? The way he smashed Jason Behrendorff over the ...

Times of India
Burns, Renshaw fail to fire in tour match  cricket.com.au

Test hopefuls dismissed cheaply in Hobart as questions remain over opening position against Sri Lanka.

cricket.com.au
WI cricket chiefs stand by Pybus appointment  The News International

ST JOHN'S, Antigua and Barbuda: West Indies cricket chiefs insisted they were standing by the decision to name Richard Pybus as their new head coach ...

The News International
Former Proteas all-rounder quits red ball cricket  Sport24

Former Proteas all-rounder Rory Kleinveldt has decided to call it a day and retire from red-ball cricket.

Sport24
ECB chief: mystery new competition at heart of plans to boost cricket’s profile  The Guardian

A new format dominates the ECB's five-year blueprint for attracting more fans to cricket, with Tom Harrison saying the competition is 'for a broader audience'

The Guardian
'Minor Counties' to become the National Counties Cricket Association from 2020  BBC Sport

Minor Counties cricket is to change its name after 124 years to the rebranded National Counties Cricket Association in 2020.

BBC Sport
Police looking for 3 suspects in Phoenix Cricket Wireless robbery  AZCentral

The robbery happened in November at a store on Indian School Road.

AZCentral
World Cup Quiz QUIZ: South Africa v Pakistan at the Cricket World Cup 17 Jan 19  International Cricket Council

How much do you remember from South Africa and Pakistan's clashes at the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup?

International Cricket Council
4 men chained themselves to tractor in protest of Cricket Valley Energy: police  Poughkeepsie Journal

Four New York residents were arrested Tuesday night after Connecticut State Police said they chained themselves to a tractor trailer in protest, the men said, ...

Poughkeepsie Journal
Cricket clubs threaten lawsuit to stop 2019 league  Trinidad News

FIVE top-tier cricket clubs have threatened to stop next month's national league competition, if the TT Cricket Board (TTCB) does not revise the changes it made.

Trinidad News
Sri Lanka suffer major injury scare  cricket.com.au

Sri Lanka have suffered a major injury scare on the eve of their Test series with Australia, with in-form batsman Kusal Mendis's participation in the two-match ...

cricket.com.au
Club cricket experience will help Steve Smith, David Warner, says Stuart Law  The Indian Express

Former Australia batsman Stuart Law on Wednesday said that banned cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner will have learned a lot from playing club cricket ...

The Indian Express
Cricket World Cup 2019 tickets being sold for more than £12,000 in black  Geo News

With the Cricket World Cup in Wales and England just three months away, tickets for the biggest cricket extravaganza are being sold in the black for prices as ...

Geo News
Seven's cricket ratings fail to hit a six  The Sydney Morning Herald

Wednesday night's Big Bash game was watched by fewer than 400000 average viewers in the capital cities.

The Sydney Morning Herald
Cricket: Impressive win for Silkgate  Times of Oman

MUSCAT: Muhammed Owais struck three vital blows as Silkgate edged Design Group Engineering Consultants by 2 runs in a closely fought F Division game at ...

Times of Oman
Australia v India 3rd ODI; Nathan Lyon; 2019 cricket World Cup  NEWS.com.au

Australia coach Justin Langer insists Nathan Lyon remains part of his World Cup plans after being dropped for the final ODI against India.

NEWS.com.au
Green shoots in cricket’s revival  The Australian

Its not all doom and gloom in the Australian cricket family.

The Australian
Ranatunga: Inseparable icon of school cricket  Sunday Observer

Sri Lanka's World Cup-winning captain turned Cabinet Minister Arjuna Ranatunga was the first ever to win the Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the year title ...

Sunday Observer
St Pat's Old Boys win Bathurst District Cricket Association two-dayer against Rugby Union  Western Advocate

CATCHES win matches – it is a phrase which has been uttered by many a cricketer over the years after watching the momentum of a game switch on the back of ...

Western Advocate
Ashley Giles the disciplinarian demands tough cricket from England  The Guardian

England's new director of cricket, Ashley Giles, has said he wants his sides to play hard on the field but also be the most respected team in the world.

The Guardian
Parramatta District Cricket Association celebrates 100 years | News Local  Daily Telegraph

From legends of the game like Richie Benaud to modern stars such as Sean Abbott, the Parramatta District Cricket Association has been a key breeding ground ...

Daily Telegraph
#OnTheUp: Beat cricket, rental leggies and 'Kapp'tain Kohli  International Cricket Council

Social media was abuzz with puns and banter from the cricketers this week.

International Cricket Council
Cricket: Commentator mistakes dwarfs for toddlers during test match  New Zealand Herald

Commentator Mark Nicholas has been left red faced after mistaking a pair of cricket playing dwarfs for talented toddlers. The gaffe occurred last Friday during the ...

New Zealand Herald
Kolkata cricketer Aniket Sharma dies on the field  Times of India

KOLKATA: Promising all-rounder Aniket Sharma on Tuesday collapsed on a cricket field and died moments later owing to a possible cardiac arrest, hospital ...

Times of India
Cricket’s vices are no more common – it’s just harder to keep them secret  The Guardian

Players have been fighting, drinking and sleeping around for as long as they've been batting, bowling and catching but these days you can guarantee everyone ...

The Guardian
NZ Cricket should end its shameful silence on Scott Kuggeleijn  Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: A budding sportsman treats a woman like an utter piece of trash with no condemnation, and less than two years later is being hailed as a hero in a ...

Stuff.co.nz
Crisis of cricket and democracy in Sri Lanka  The Australian

In Shehan Karunatilakas kaleidoscopic novel of Sri Lanka and cricket, Chinaman, the narrator stops to consider whether the game is so nationally useful at all.

The Australian
Western Cape cricketer 'scares teammates' by brandishing firearm  TimesLIVE

Qaasim Adams was on his way out of professional cricket before a hot November night in Oudsthoorn, when he effectively ended his career by brandishing a ...

TimesLIVE
Cricket: What the latest Black Caps squad says about the World Cup  New Zealand Herald

The Black Caps squad to face India in a five-match ODI series was named this morning giving a hint to who will make the World Cup squad later this year.

New Zealand Herald
14 all out: China cricket hopes stumped by record T20 loss  Economic Times

BANGKOK: Cricket's governing body has long dreamed of spreading the game to China, but the latest performance by its women's team is unlikely to inspire ...

Economic Times
ROCO'S RANT: 50-over cricket as alive — and important — as ever  Macquarie Sports Radio

ROCO'S RANT. Rohan Connolly believes reports of the death of 50-over cricket are an exaggeration. The recent three-match series between Australia and India ...

Macquarie Sports Radio
Martin Crowe, Jonah Lomu get cricket trophy named after them | ESPNcricinfo.com  ESPNCricinfo

Martin Crowe and Jonah Lomu, the late New Zealand rugby player, have been commemorated with a cricket trophy named after them. The Hagley Oval in ...

ESPNCricinfo
Big Bash chief wants clubs to be flexible  cricket.com.au

Big Bash chief Kim McConnie believes clubs need to come to terms with signing star players on shorter deals, suggesting the "trade off" of a longer season must ...

cricket.com.au
Cricket: Top guns return to reinforce Black Caps ahead of India ODI series  New Zealand Herald

The Black Caps are about to face the biggest challenge in their preparation for the Cricket World Cup, so there's no better time to welcome back three of their key ...

New Zealand Herald
Cricket Australia XI vs Sri Lanka: Batting shootout for first Test spots  Fox Sports

Test positions will be on the line in a batting shootout that looms large for a group of Australia's hopefuls facing Sri Lanka in a day-night tour match.

Fox Sports
Usman Khawaja's wife Rachel McLellan talks Islam conversion, cricket  Courier Mail

IF you'd asked Rachel McLellan three years ago, at the tender age of 20, if she'd be the first lady of Queensland cricket – and a Muslim – she might have ...

Courier Mail
Why BBL|08 is down on big bashes  cricket.com.au

An in-depth look at the reasons behind lower scores in this summer's Big Bash and why they could be set for an uptick.

cricket.com.au
Cricket and business are inseparable, but it's a tangled web  The Sydney Morning Herald

Through no fault of his own the selection of Will Pucovski only serves to highlight the chasm between the "cricket" people and the marketers.

The Sydney Morning Herald
CWI President's XI vs England  SkySports

Jonny Bairstow says he's determined to embrace the challenge of batting at three for England after scoring 98 on day one of their second warm-up match ...

SkySports
Cricket: India secure landmark Test series win in Australia  Al Jazeera English

Rain-affected fourth match in Sydney ends in draw, handing India their first Test series win on Australian soil.

Al Jazeera English
Australia register 1,000th victory in international cricket  Times of India

Cricket News: Paceman Jhye Richardson took four for 26 as Australia finally gave their fans something to smile about with a 34-run win over India, which also ...

Times of India
Cricket: Bright future for childhood friends Willem Ludick, Dean Foxcroft  New Zealand Herald

Cricketer Willem Ludick once ran out his friend Dean Foxcroft on 98, then went on to make a century. It remains a source of cheerful banter to this day. They were ...

New Zealand Herald
Watch: England cricket team dressing room has a hungry, unique visitor  India Today

A few of the England team laughed and smiled as the unique visitor walked around comfortably in their dressing room ahead of their practice match against the ...

India Today
FCB reaches Jharkhand with new amateur cricket league  Avenue Mail

Ranchi: The heartland of India always holds a special place in the hearts of cricket fans all across India. It is the home of Team India's most successful captainM ...

Avenue Mail
Gun-toting cricketer to continue career in England  TimesLIVE

Qaasim Adams, cricket's fastest gun in the Western Cape, is set to continue his professional career in England this winter and could target a future in coaching.

TimesLIVE
ICC World Cricket League Division 2 fixtures confirmed  USA Cricket

The fixtures for World Cricket League Division 2, set to take place in Namibia in April, have been confirmed.

USA Cricket
Wrap your cricket bat with a $5 BBL Batwrap only with a token from The Advertiser or Sunday Mail  The Advertiser

A South Australian invention that is revolutionising cricket is now all the rage around the world.

The Advertiser
Manu Sawhney appointed ICC's chief executive officer  Times of India

Cricket News: The International Cricket Council Tuesday appointed media professional Manu Sawhney as its new chief executive officer, replacing incumbent ...

Times of India
England bowler Stuart Broad targeting hat-trick record in Test cricket  SkySports

Stuart Broad is aiming to become the first bowler to take three hat-tricks in Test cricket as he prepares to face the West Indies in Barbados.

SkySports
England in West Indies: Mark Wood to replace Olly Stone  BBC Sport

England call up Mark Wood to their squad for the three Tests in the West Indies after fellow pace bowler Olly Stone is ruled out.

BBC Sport
McLean Park coin toss kid Cameron Huckle has international cricket connection  New Zealand Herald

Cameron Huckle, 8, went bright red upon finding out he had been selected for coin toss duties for the India-NZ match on Wednesday. His mother, Tara Huckle ...

New Zealand Herald
David Warner injury: Cricket Australia, Bangladesh Premier League, news  NEWS.com.au

David Warner will return to Australia to have an elbow injury assessed, but the suspended star's pain won't stop him playing another two matches before he flies ...

NEWS.com.au
Perth win takes edge off seven-ball over  cricket.com.au

Perth Scorchers opener Michael Klinger left to rue dismissal on seventh ball but team powers to seven-wicket win. Bonnie Raynor at Optus Stadium. 14 January ...

cricket.com.au
Australia vs Sri Lanka cricket: Joe Burns, Matthew Renshaw suffer disaster  NEWS.com.au

Another day, another underwhelming performance from Australia's top order batsmen, this time against Sri Lanka in a tour match in Hobart. Skipper Joe Burns ...

NEWS.com.au
One-day cricket’s greatest chaser: The numbers that set Virat Kohli apart  Fox Sports

No matter what the conditions are, if Aaron Finch wins the toss on Friday it might just be in Australia's best interests to bowl first.

Fox Sports
Cricket South Africa Briefly Falls Victim to $70,000 Bitcoin Twitter Scam  Cointelegraph

News. South Africa's national cricket organization briefly fell victim to scammers on Twitter and began offering a fake Bitcoin (BTC) lottery, Indian daily news ...

Cointelegraph
Ashley Giles: England can win Cricket World Cup and regain Ashes in 2019  BBC Sport

England can regain the Ashes and capitalise on their "best opportunity" to win a World Cup in 2019, says new director of cricket Ashley Giles. Giles, 45 ...

BBC Sport
Rare chance to shine for keeper Doran  cricket.com.au

The talented youngster will be hoping to show national selectors his capabilities when he takes on Sri Lanka with the CA XI.

cricket.com.au
FAQ: What you need to know about Cricket Valley Energy Center  Danbury News Times

Cricket Valley Energy Center is being constructed just over the state line on a 193-acre lot in Dover Plains, N.Y. Here's what you need to know about the ...

Danbury News Times
OPINION | The Ethical Solitude of Cricket in India  News18

Why is it that we hold the game of cricket, its administrators and cricketers to higher legal and ethical standards than just about anything and anyone else in the ...

News18
Pandya, Rahul tender unconditional apology; BCCI members demand SGM  Times of India

Cricket News: Suspended cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul on Monday tendered "unconditional" apologies for their sexist comments during a TV chat ...

Times of India
Indian women’s cricket team to play 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is against England at home  Hindustan Times

The Indian women's cricket team will play England in a three-match ODI series in Mumbai as part of the ICC Women's Championship starting with the first match ...

Hindustan Times
BPL 2019 Live Streaming, CV vs KT: Get Live Cricket Score, Watch Free Telecast of Chittagong Vikings vs  LatestLY

Sylhet leg of BPL 2019 ends with Chittagong Vikings taking on Khulna Titans. This will be the fifth match of the season for Chittagong Vikings while for Khulna ...

LatestLY
 

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Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 20-metre (22-yard) pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps. The batting side scores runs by striking the ball bowled at the wicket with the bat, while the bowling and fielding side tries to prevent this and dismiss each player (so they are "out"). Means of dismissal include being bowled, when the ball hits the stumps and dislodges the bails, and by the fielding side catching the ball after it is hit by the bat, but before it hits the ground. When ten players have been dismissed, the innings ends and the teams swap roles. The game is adjudicated by two umpires, aided by a third umpire and match referee in international matches. They communicate with two off-field scorers who record the match's statistical information.There are various formats ranging from Twenty20, played over a few hours with each team batting for a single innings of 20 overs, to Test matches, played over five days with unlimited overs and the teams each batting for two innings of unlimited length. Traditionally cricketers play in all-white kit, but in limited overs cricket they wear club or team colours. In addition to the basic kit, some players wear protective gear to prevent injury caused by the ball, which is a hard, solid spheroid made of compressed leather with a slightly raised sewn seam enclosing a cork core which is layered with tightly wound string.Historically, cricket's origins are uncertain and the earliest definite reference is in south-east England in the middle of the 16th century. It spread globally with the expansion of the British Empire, leading to the first international matches in the second half of the 19th century. The game's governing body is the International Cricket Council (ICC), which has over 100 members, twelve of which are full members who play Test matches. The game's rules are held in a code called the Laws of Cricket which is owned and maintained by Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in London. The sport is followed primarily in the Indian subcontinent, Australasia, the United Kingdom, Ireland, southern Africa and the West Indies, its globalisation occurring during the expansion of the British Empire and remaining popular into the 21st century. Women's cricket, which is organised and played separately, has also achieved international standard. The most successful side playing international cricket is Australia, having won seven One Day International trophies, including five World Cups, more than any other country, and having been the top-rated Test side more than any other country.